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Diamonds in the Rough 7-17-17

A 2-6 Monday for the Royals affiliates. HR Roll Call: Frank Schwindel (11), Cam Gallagher (5), Logan Moon (5), Wander Franco (3), Joe Dudek (6), Meibrys Viloria (6), Angelo Castellano (6), Yeison Melo (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Seuly Matias 2-5 R, 2b, 4 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Jake Junis 6 IP 4 […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-22-17

A solid 3-1 day for the affiliates with big wins at Low-A and High-A. HR Roll Call: Ramon Torres (5), Cam Gallagher (1), Anderson Miller (7), Chase Vallot (5), Nicky Lopez (2), Wander Franco (2), Joe Dudek (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Nicky Lopez 2-4, 2R, HR, 3b, 2 RBI, BB, SB (9), CS […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-16-17

2-1 day for the affiliates with a rainout at Triple-A HR Roll Call: Mauricio Ramos (5)  BPKC Hitter of the Day: Allen De San Miguel 3-4, R, 2b, 2 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Jake Newberry 1.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 2 K, 1-0 GO-FO, 23P/12K,  SV (6)   […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-11-17

Royals affiliates went 1-3 on Thursday with a couple of rough pitching performances at Double-A and High-A. HR Roll Call Raul Mondesi (2), Anderson Miller (5), Cody Jones (2), Meibrys Viloria (3), Gabe Cancel (5), Emmanuel Rivera (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Emmanuel Rivera 2-3 HR, 2 RBI, BB BPKC Pitcher of the Day: […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-8-17

With three games on the docket the Royals affiliates came home with a pair of wins on Monday night. HR Roll Call Samir Duenez (6), Chris DeVito (11)  BPKC Hitter of the Day: Chris DeVito 4-5 HR, 2b, 2 RBI  BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Pedro Fernandez 2.2 Ip 1 H 0 R 0 ER […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-6-17

Solid day for the affiliates with three wins. HR Roll Call Ramon Torres (4), Mauricio Ramos (3), Elier Hernandez (4), Chris DeVito (10), Manny Olloque (4), Meibrys Viloria (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day Chris DeVito 2-5 HR, 4 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day Emilio Ogando 6 IP 5 H 0 R 0 Er […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-5-17

Rough day for the affiliates, going 0-4 with Cardinals pitchers dominating the Triple-A and Double-A lineups. HR Roll Call Frank Schwindel (5), Anderson Miller (3), Chase Vallot (3), Emmanuel Rivera (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Anderson Miller 3-5 HR, 3 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Eric Stout 2.1 IP 3 H 0 R 0 […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 4-19-17

Plenty of long balls in two of the three games for the affiliates on a 1-2 day. HR Roll Call: Ryan O’Hearn (3), Corey Toups (1), Dean Anna (1), Parker Morin (1), Roman Collins (2), Chase Vallot (1)  BPKC Hitter of the Day: Roman Collins 2-4, HR, 2R, 2 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: […]

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The Academy – 2017 Minor League Roster Breakdown, Part 1

Despite an 0-1 major league record and the roof caving in, the Royals sent out their minor league rosters on Monday with the decision to try to compete at those levels. The Royals, after playoff runs in 2014 and 2015 that cost them a heavy haul of prospects, have a farm system lacking compared to […]